Rachel (RJ) Newell is a Russian-American writer and multidisciplinary performing artist based in Los Angeles. She is a fellow of the LARB Publishing Workshop at USC, a graduate of Antioch University, and an American Academy of Dramatic Arts alum. In recent years, RJ has worn a few hats: actress, model, comedian, writer, and publishing professional. She recently served as Editorial and Business Administrator for Los Angeles Review of Books and now writes on a freelance basis. RJ’s work has appeared in the LA Review of Books, HuffPost, 6S, The Frontiersman, The Daily Twenties, LoveTV, FunnyOrDie, WhoHaHa, and more. Say hello at www.rjnewell.net.
“Out in the Middle of Nowhere”: A Conversation with Kristin Hannah
RJ Newell talks to Kristin Hannah, author of “The Great Alone,” a novel set in Alaska in the 1970s....
BLARB BLOG POSTS
Poking at Power: Can Comedy be a Political Weapon?
A Conversation with Poet Laureate, Publisher, and Mentor Luis Rodriguez
Fireside Books in Palmer, Alaska